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A Musical Weekend

This weekend was a whirlwind of different musical performances!  Handel and Haydn Society’s performance of Mozart’s Requiem at Boston Symphony Hall Hilary and I used an amazing Groupon Deal and saw Handel and Hayden Society’s rendition of Mozart’s Requiem. Often called dark, angry but quietly beautiful, the Requiem symbolizes a Mass for the Dead. Mozart continued to write the […]

Challah Baking

Reaching into my Jewish roots, I recently participated a Challah Baking night. Using a timeless recipe, I was surprised how easy baking bread was. We began by mixing the wet and dry ingredients separately; allotting time to discuss the religious importance of Challah while I secretly watched the yeast rise. After adding the ingredients together, we punched, whacked […]